Category: Fabrication

April 11, 2022

How to Compare Structural Steel Fabricators

When researching structural steel fabricators, doing so with careful thought is important. Choosing an ineffective one could prove disastrous for your project. You could not only waste time and money but also have to undo that company's mistakes. The trick to finding the best options for fabricators is to analyze and compare certain...
March 14, 2022

Is Aluminum Brazing Stronger Than Welding?

Is dip brazing or welding going to be the best way to join a metal seam on your project? Both dip brazing and welding are proven, widely used methods of joining two pieces of metal together. In the right circumstances, both can offer a strong bond that provides durable, long-lasting performance. That said, there are circumstances where aluminum...
March 7, 2022

The Leaders in Precision Metal Cutting | Your Size and Shape Is Our Priority

When it comes to the Defense and Aerospace industries, there’s no room for error when it comes to precision metal cutting. These industries demand the best in the field for the most advanced technology in a fast-moving world. This is why New Age Metal Fabricating is the leader in precision metal cutting and a go-to name for everyone in heavy...
February 14, 2022

Tips To Consider When Choosing Steel Fabrication Services

Every year, more than 110 million tons of steel are used in industries across the USA. Chances are, you're using a lot of steel in your own business. That's why it's important to ensure you're getting a great quality product and service. Finding the right business to manage the steel fabrication services for your next project can be tricky....
February 7, 2022

Custom Enclosure Fabrication for the Aerospace Industry

Custom enclosure fabrication is a critical component highly demanded in both the aerospace and defense industries. Expert engineering and tools are required for custom enclosure fabrication products for the client’s requirements. The highly demanded customization service for enclosures is not just for aesthetics but to keep...
January 17, 2022

Stainless Steel Laser Cutting Services for the Aerospace Industry

Did you know that, although aluminum remains to be one of the most used metals in Aerospace applications, stainless steel is also one of its biggest competitors? Stainless steel is resistant to high-temperature oxidation as well as corrosion. At New Age Metal Fabricating (NAMF), we specialize in stainless steel laser cutting services for the...
January 6, 2022

Prototype Machining Services In NJ & NY

Prototype Machining Services At NAMF, we work every day with clients who have decided on a new product. In the defense and aerospace industries, this can add up to extremely intricate projects. And these can be costly, to say the least. It's a lot of work and the production of a new product can absorb many hours. There are many processes at...
December 20, 2021

The Best NJ Metal Fabrication Companies to Know

Metal fabrication companies make a significant contribution to the success of your business. Now more than ever, manufacturers need to take advantage of their expertise and services covering several areas, from estimating to final inspection. Selecting the right metal fabrication company to work with is vital. Not only do you want an...
December 6, 2021

How Does a Company Get Their NAVSEA Certification

There are plenty of reasons for an industry professional to seek certification. One of the most beneficial options out there for engineers is a NAVSEA certification. Unlike the other ones out there, getting a NAVSEA certification can be long and difficult, but the benefits highly outweigh the time it can take.  NAVSEA certified engineers gain...
November 16, 2021

What It Means to Be NADCAP Approved

In 2020 the global aerospace market reached 298.01 billion US dollars. With so much money in the market, there is a lot of competition between different suppliers. One way a supplier can stand out is by ensuring it is NADCAP accredited. NADCAP approved suppliers can provide high-quality parts to their customers. If you are looking for a supplier...
November 6, 2021

Popular Processes in Aerospace Manufacturing

The aerospace industry is a constantly evolving sector, and having gone through periods of uncertainty in the past, several processes have become notable over the years. Aerospace manufacturing is an industry that focuses on manufacturing components for missiles, spacecraft, and aircraft. Many of the techniques used can be similar to other...
October 20, 2021

What to Look For in a Professional CNC Laser Cutting Service

When it comes to metal fabrication services in the aerospace industry, you need to be aware of what to look for in a professional CNC laser cutting service. That's because the price tag can vary so much from one company to another, despite them all being billed as providing the same thing. The truth is, there are significant differences between...
October 14, 2021

What Does It Mean to Be AS9100D Certified?

If you're a passenger on a Boeing 727 or a soldier gearing up to face a heavily armed enemy force, you can't have the equipment you're depending on failing you. The only way you can have that confidence is if you know that the equipment manufacturer followed the highest possible safety measures. AS9100D certified companies must adhere closely to...
September 24, 2021

Common Sheet Metal Fabrication Techniques

Sheet Metal Fabrication Is The Backbone Of Our Most Important Industries The defense and aerospace industries would not be able to exist without it. Sheet metal fabrication is a detailed and multifaceted process. Bending, shaping, and manipulating tons of metal is no easy task. It involves multiple steps and processes to produce reliable,...
August 18, 2021

Top Of The Line Aluminum Dip Brazing Services

Are you trying to decide between welding vs. dip brazing? Unsure which is better and stronger? Many people end up with the same questions, not to worry you're not alone. When you need to join multiple parts together, you need the best option. You also need a bond that is going to be strong. This guide will help you to understand the aluminum...
August 12, 2021

Metal Machining Services For The Defense and Aerospace Industries

When it comes to the defense and aerospace industries you need the best materials to meet high specifications. These materials could be used all over the world for a variety of products and projects. So they need to stand up to the test. Looking specifically at metal machining services it's a good idea to know the best practices for machining....
July 22, 2021

The Benefits Of Custom Stainless Steel Fabrication

The stainless steel market is a $111 billion industry. The rising demand of consumer goods means the industry should expect a growth rate of around 6 percent from 2019 to 2020. With growing demand comes a growth in opportunity. Take a look at these 5 benefits of the stainless steel fabrication process. 1. Sustainability More than half of...
July 13, 2021

Custom Aluminum Milling Service | Quick Turnaround Times

After silicon, aluminum is the second most abundant metallic element on the earth. And, other than iron, it is the most used metal in manufacturing worldwide. If you work in an industry that relies on this product, you might assume that custom aluminum milling service requires a lot of planning and long lead times. In some instances that is the...
June 28, 2021

High Volume CNC Machining at NAMF Explained

When you think of the machining process what comes to mind? Chances are you still imagine long assembly lines where machines do the repetitive tasks that humans did by hand back at the turn of the 20th century. Well if that's what you imagine, then you're way, way behind the times. The truth is the modern machining process looks almost nothing...
June 25, 2021

Sheet Metal Manufacturing: What Is Custom Sheet Metal Bending?

Did you know that sheet metal has appeared in the United States as early as the 1870s? Although sheet metal itself made its' first place in history a whole century earlier in the oft flawed technique of puddling. The later Industrial Revolution then saw a large uptick in sheet metal work and the need for workers. It was in 1783 that a Swiss...
June 14, 2021

Rapid Prototype Machining Explained

5 Advantages of Rapid Prototype Machining The process of rapid prototype machining is quickly changing the way companies design, produce and sell new products to their customers and investors. It is no secret that a lot of work and time goes into producing a new product for your company. Part of the design process is creating a prototype. The...
May 28, 2021

Our Sheet Metal Punching Process

So, you're starting a massive new project with your company. You've done your research. You hired a contractor who hired a company to punch out your metal for prototyping. But, then you get a call and they're unable to complete the job. This is a big problem. Jobs are on the line! And now your project is facing major delays. With New Age Metal...
April 30, 2021

Chem Film vs Anodize: An Explanation

Everyone has been there. You lean against a piece of metal and wonder what kind of metal is this? How does it stay protected against the weather while other metals rust and corrode? There are several options when it comes to protecting metals from the elements, but some of the most common are chemical films and anodizing. Keep reading to learn all...
March 16, 2021

Custom Chassis Fabrication – Our Process And Added Services

When looking for custom chassis fabrication services, it helps to know the processes and costs involved. Having this information allows you to make an informed decision on the best service for your specific needs. The fabrication of customized structures is a process that requires collaboration in design and precision engineering to produce...
March 10, 2021

What To Expect From The Metal Fabrication Process

The metal fabrication process often brings to mind blacksmiths and other metalworkers. Albeit, we're a bit more advanced than using simple hammers and anvils to form most parts today. But the principles started their development as far back as 7000 years ago. Just because something has been around for thousands of years, doesn't mean that the...
February 24, 2021

Custom Aluminum Fabrication at NAMF

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January 28, 2021

7 Things To Look For In A Precision Machining Company

It can still be tricky to find a reputable firm that has the combination of skills, knowledge, and equipment for your  needs. The main things to look for in a precision machining company are: demonstration that its knowledge is up to date proven precision machining skills design ability, and the ability to communicate...
December 28, 2020

What’s The Difference Between Dip Brazing And Welding?

Everyone has been there. You pass a construction site, look at the metal structures, and ask yourself how it's all held together. There are many ways that metals can be held together. Some structures use attachments like rivets to hold the metal pieces together while others use methods that involve melting a part of the metal, such as brazing and...
December 16, 2020

Large Aluminum Enclosures Protect Our Military Vehicles

Metal vehicle armor for military vehicles is vital to the safety of personnel, and to the durability and longevity of these important vehicles. The personnel inside of military vehicles rely on large aluminum enclosures to withstand impacts from shrapnel, bullets, shells, and other enemy fire, and from environmental risk like broken turbine blades...
November 20, 2020

Custom Enclosure Fabrication For The Defense & Aerospace Industries

Imagine you're about to send a robot to space. Or perhaps you're about to head on a new defense mission. You need to make sure your equipment can withstand anything. But what can you do to make that happen? You need custom enclosure fabrication to get the coverage you need for your gear. Keep reading to learn more about it and the...
November 10, 2020

Discover New Precision Laser Cutting Services At NAMF

Precision Laser Cutting Services Compared to conventional metal fabrication methods, precision laser cutting services ensure highly accurate and safe results. The process involves a computer-operated program that directs a high power laser at the metal to be cut. It results in melting, burning, or vaporizing metal, with an accurate and glossy...
October 30, 2020

Defense and Aerospace Full-Service Manufacturing

Full-Service Manufacturing Manufacturing is an essential step for companies to produce new consumer goods.  You can't design new products, parts, etc. without manufacturing to turn ideas into working prototypes and final versions. As such, businesses could never develop new products without employing manufacturing services. This is the process...
October 28, 2020

Benefits of Custom EMI Shielded Enclosures

Whether you're involved in a military or private industry, you should be prepared with EMI shielded enclosures. Regulatory law requires that many fields have strong electronic shielding, but virtually all businesses stand to benefit from the security that EMI protection provides. What is EMI? EMI is short for electromagnetic interference, and it...
September 30, 2020

How Precision Fabrication Can Save You Money

Precision Fabrication Overview When it comes to manufacturing or fabrication of any type, precision is key. Precision fabrication, in terms of working with metal, means that sheet metal is formed into a finished product, in a highly controlled, meticulously correct manner. Computer technology is the driving force behind this level of precision,...
August 28, 2020

Types of Custom Machining Services and What Each Can Do

Custom Machining Services Custom machining services run a wide range of tools and applications, each with various features and advantages that set one another apart. Usually, for a project one has in mind, there is a type of custom machining that is best suited for it, especially with today’s modern technology that allows for quick, efficient,...
August 26, 2020

Custom Metal Enclosures For The Defense & Aerospace Industries

Are you looking to learn more about custom metal enclosures for the defense and aerospace industry, but aren't sure where to start? Custom metal enclosures play a very important role in these two industries. They work to protect important components in both manned and unmanned military aircraft and vehicles. Read on to discover what you need...
July 29, 2020

3 Things You Need To Know About Custom Military Fabrication Services

When you need something built, you need to know there are different custom metal fabrication techniques you can use, and each one deploys another kind of methodology. There are full-service companies that can offer full-project custom metal fabrication that give your project complete one-stop expertise that provide you with the skill and quality...
July 22, 2020

Custom Industrial Enclosures & Value-Added Services

Many companies don't know too much about custom industrial enclosure unless they need to use them to house electronic components or valuable equipment. Industrial enclosures can provide your company with a way to protect personnel from an accidental injury when large or unstable equipment is in operation. Sometimes it prevents the ingress of dust...
June 25, 2020

Aerospace Sheet Metal Fabrication – The Benefits Of Working With NAMF

With aerospace sheet metal fabrication services, raw metal materials become key components for aircraft and other parts used within the aerospace industry. It is a demanding service, for an industry in which every piece, no matter how small, has to meet strict standards and remain at the highest levels of quality and functionality. Aerospace parts...
June 10, 2020

An Overview Of Our Sheet Metal Fabrication Services

The New Age Companies offer many services for sheet metal fabrication in NJ. We handle jobs large and small, with the same level of care and continuity. As a full-service operation, we ensure that your work is done quickly and effectively without having to bounce between various suppliers and companies. Instead, you can leave your projects in our...
April 28, 2020

Precision Sheet Metal Fabrication & Other Value Added Services

Precision sheet metal fabrication is important in many industries, including aerospace and the military. From tanks to enclosures to ventilation systems and beyond, quality precision sheet metal fabrication plays an important role in creating durable, long-lasting products. Many steps go into precision sheet metal manufacturing, including press...
April 20, 2020

Why You Should Use AS9100 Certified Companies

AS9100 is the international standard defining aviation, space, and defense industry requirements. It uses a quality management system that ensures performance, customer satisfaction, and quality are all at the forefront of what a business does. It is built on top of ISO 9001 standards, adding items that specifically relate to aerospace and...
March 26, 2020

EMI Shielding Explained – A Quick Guide

In today’s world, electronics are everywhere, from the phones in our pockets to radios in every vehicle to laptop computers that can go practically anywhere. Each of these electric devices creates electromagnetic waves, which are fine on their own, but problematic when the waves meet one another. Electromagnetic interference, or EMI, can...
March 18, 2020

Custom Military Enclosures | Defense & Aerospace Industries

Military enclosures keep personnel and equipment safe and protected from environmental and weaponized threats. From enemy fire to extreme heat or cold, a strong and well-made military enclosure stands between valuable assets and the outside world. These pieces of equipment are vital, which is why ensuring that they are of the highest quality is...
January 23, 2020

Custom CNC Milling For Aerospace Components | Quick, Precise, Quality

Custom CNC Milling At NAMF In the aerospace industry, precise metal fabrication is in high demand. High-quality manufacturing depends on the reliability and safety of all machinery. It is vital to every aerospace operation that every requirement is met with great precision. Manufacturing, such as custom cnc milling, precision metal cutting,...
October 18, 2019

Precision Welding Services For Defense & Aerospace Industries

Our Precision Welding Services New Age Metal Fabricating has a passion for precision welding services and the challenges offered by the Defense and Aerospace industries. We have successfully met the requirements for a multitude of product categories, including but not limited to: military aircraft space vehicles satellites rockets...
September 16, 2019

Custom Industrial Engraving Services

Industrial Engraving At New Age Metal Fabricating and New Age Precision Manufacturing, we offer many services to the defense and aerospace industries. One of those most likely to be overlooked is custom industrial engraving services. Alongside our expert engineering and design processes, such as CNC machining, dip brazing, sheet metal punching,...
August 22, 2019

Aerospace Machining At NAMF

NAMF & NAPM - Aerospace Machining Companies Aerospace machining is all about the optimal performance of high-precision machines and instruments. There is little so important as precision in the fabrication of aerospace and other aircraft parts. These require the highest levels of functionality due to the high-pressure and high-altitude...
August 20, 2019

NAMF – Custom Steel Fabricators

Custom Steel Fabricators An overview of the company, our fabrication process, and equipment used: New Age Metal Fabricating or NAMF got its start back in 1979 in Fairfield, New Jersey. We have been a leader in the custom steel fabricators field since then. We manufacture to the highest standards and we never let a challenge go...
July 29, 2019

Why You Should Use NADCAP Approved Platers

NADCAP Approved Platers We'll get straight to the point - NADCAP approved platers are the best option for businesses needing products for aerospace purposes. NADCAP approved platers have been accredited by the National Aerospace and Defense Contractors Accreditation Program. That means that these businesses have gone through a Performance...
July 11, 2019

Our Stainless Steel Laser Cutting Services

At New Age Metal Fabricating, we can do practically anything with our custom machining services, including stainless steel laser cutting. Laser cutting turns sheets of stainless steel into any size or shape, making the most of the material to pass cost savings down the supply line. How Laser Cutting Works Stainless steel laser cutting technology...
June 18, 2019

Ensuring Metal Product Safety with Chem Film Coating

Chem Film Coating There is an inexpensive, easy way to extend the life of metal products and surfaces, adding durability and longevity. Chemical film coating, sometimes known as chem film, is a sealant and finishing technique that ensures both long lasting quality, and metal product safety. What is Chemical Film Coating and How Does it...
May 17, 2019

Multiple Industrial Uses for Custom Sheet Metal Fabrication

Custom Sheet Metal Fabrication Custom sheet metal fabrication is not exclusive to one industry. Fabrication means creating a product out of raw materials, in this case, sheet metal, so it is applicable to many industrial uses. Whether the sheet metal in question is bent, punched, sheared, spun, stretched, or cut, it turns into a high-quality,...
May 1, 2019

Top 12 Aerospace Parts Manufacturers

Aerospace Parts Manufacturers Aerospace parts manufacturers play a vital role in the industry, ensuring that aerospace companies have the parts they need for aircraft, aircraft components, missiles, and space vehicles. Some manufacture all of these parts, while others specialize in one area. There is typically a high demand for the work...
April 4, 2019

Custom Ruggedized Enclosures

With the advancement of technology, much of the military equipment used by defense industries can perform without human operation. These autonomous and unmanned military vehicles are now able to enter harsher environments than they were able to in the past. These vehicles can withstand high temperatures and undergo vibration and shock...
March 20, 2019

Our Vertical Milling Services

Vertical Milling Services Explained There are a variety of different types and styles of milling machines within the metal fabrication industry today. Milling and laser metal cutting services can produce high precision products and parts in different shapes and sizes. Some machines work well for a wide range of pieces, while others are better for...
March 14, 2019

The Leaders In Laser Metal Cutting Service

Our Laser Metal Cutting Service When developing and manufacturing parts and products, it is important that they are cut with precision and to the highest quality. Often times the safety of consumers depends on products made to only the highest of standards. There are many options a full-service manufacturing company might offer, such as plasma...
February 20, 2019

Chemical Film Coating Services

When manufacturing products, it is important to make sure each piece is made to the highest of standards. Not only do consumers want a quality product, but they also expect a safe product. This is where chemical film coating comes into the picture. This type of coating is used on metals in a variety of industries to produce a safer, higher quality...
January 23, 2019

Our CNC Cutting Services

CNC Cutting Services Explained The terms metal fabrication and CNC Machines are inseparable in today's fast paced manufacturing industry, but CNC cutting services are just part of the equation for those looking for contract manufacturers. As a recognized leader within the Defense and Aerospace Industries, New Age Metal Fabrication and New Age...
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